By (author) Antonio Paolucci
Normal Price: $81.68
Your Price: $73.51 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $8.17! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.68 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Florence by Antonio Paolucci
Book DescriptionThere can be no doubt about it: this is a magnificent achievement. The illustrated volume Florence: Art and Architecture combines interesting and easily understood texts with an abundance of opulent color illustrations into a first class cultural experience. Prominent Florentine scholars and museum directors accompany the reader on a journey to the unique artistic treasures of this city on the Arno. The experts introduce superb historical buildings and sculptures in their historical contexts, and as "insiders" lead you through world famous painting galleries such as the Accademia and the Palazzo Pitti. Over 500 high quality illustrations, often over more than one page, as well as thematic essays on book illumination, the art of the goldsmith and the treasures of the Medicis round out the text. Whether as an especially beautiful gift or to grace your own bookshelves, this exceptional book is a bibliophile's jewel, and at the same time an enthralling art guide through one of the most gorgeous cities in the world.
Buy Florence book by Antonio Paolucci from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9783848000081
Classification: History of architecture
Format: Hardback (240mm x 280mm x 41mm)
Imprint: Ullmann Publishing
Publisher: Ullmann Publishing
Publish Date: 7-Jun-2012
Country of Publication: Germany
You might also like...
Making Toronto Modern by Christopher Armstrong
In the final years of the nineteenth century, Toronto architects started to consider how their city, through progressive architecture and urban planning, could be made "modern." This book constructs Toronto's architectural past to create a compelling narrative of how new ideas about modernism were debated, received, and embodied in new buildings.
Melbourne Art Deco by Robin Grow
A celebration of Melbourne's most beautiful Art Deco buildings and an examination of the rise, fall and resurgence of 1930's style in the city's cultural life.
Anti-Ugly by Gavin Stamp
This compulsively readable collection builds into an eloquent, learned, trenchant and often indignant portrait of our national design heritage.
Tombs of the Great Leaders by Gwendolyn Leick» View more books like these...
Combining history, architecture and travel writing, Tombs of the Great Leaders is a fascinating and revealing study of the political tomb, from Bronze Age tumuli to those built in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
Books By Author Antonio Paolucci
Michelangelo's David, Hardback (May 2014)» View all books by Antonio Paolucci
Stunning photos of the ultimate symbol of Renaissance art - Michelangelo's David.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Florence book by Antonio Paolucci and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.